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Mitchell Boggs re-signs with White Sox

After being unsuccessful in locating another major league job, Mitchell Boggs has rejoined the White Sox on a minor league deal. Scott Merkin of MLB.com reported the re-signing, as Boggs will report to Triple-A to start the season. He will provide bullpen depth should one of Chicago’s relievers go down with an injury. Boggs appeared in 7 games with the White Sox in Spring Training...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 30, 2014  |  Discuss

White Sox rumors: Mitchell Boggs released from Chicago

The Chicago White Sox released Mitchell Boggs early this morning granting him his unconditional release. Boggs signed with the White Sox for just over $1 Million just over a month ago on February 7th and the team decided to cut their losses early. In seven appearances through Spring Training, Boggs recorded only 6.1 innings pitched, allowed 11 hits and 9 earned runs netting him a...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Sox Bullpen Near Settled, Though Still Uncertain

With about a week left until Opening Day the White Sox bullpen situation is starting to clear up.  On Sunday the Sox released Mitchell Boggs, optioned Jake Petricka, and reassigned Dylan Axelrod to minor league camp. The newest member of the White Sox' bullpen. Credit: Marc Serota, Getty Images In addition to those moves, General Manager Rick Hahn said that Maikel...
Via Grab Some Bench
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Whose Who in the Chicago White Sox Bullpen?

Chicago White Sox Baseball — The Chicago White Sox bullpen is off to an interesting start for Spring Training. Nate Jones has a glute injury (not expected to be serious), Ronald Belisario is having all kinds of VISA issues and Mitchell Boggs look like someone out of Gangs of New York. This is a night for Americans!! In any case the White Sox should have solid depth in the pen...
Via Sports Mockery
February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

White Sox Add Mitchell Boggs to Bullpen Mix

The White Sox have reportedly signed right handed relief pitcher Mitchell Boggs to a one year deal. According to Ken Rosenthal the deal is a one year, Major League deal worth $1.1 million. Boggs feelin' good during the 2012 NLCS. Credit: Kevin C. Cox via Getty Images Boggs was one of the St. Louis Cardinals best relief pitchers from 2010-2012.  Over that span...
Via Grab Some Bench
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Mitchell Boggs, White Sox agree to $1.1M deal

Reliever Mitchell Boggs and the Chicago White Sox have agreed to a $1.1 million, one-year contract. A 29-year-old right-hander, Boggs helped St. Louis win the 2011 World Series title and was 4-1 with a 2.21 ERA in 78 relief appearances for the Cardinals in 2012. He took over as the closer at the start of last season after Jason Motte got hurt, walked 15 in 14 2-3 innings as he...
Via AP on Fox
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

White Sox sign setup man Mitchell Boggs

Chicago White Sox Baseball – Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports has reported Mitchell Boggs signed with the Chicago White Sox. The White Sox can surely use the bullpen assistance after trading away former closer Addison Reed. The deal, a $1.1 million, one-year contract, if Boggs can make the roster, is a cheap fix to the bullpen. Of course, Boggs struggled last year with the St. Louis...
Via Sports Mockery
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

White Sox sign relief pitcher Mitchell Boggs

getty The Chicago White Sox have signed relief pitcher Mitchell Boggs to a major league contract. Boggs, 27, managed to land a major league contract dispute a hideous 2013 season that saw him post a 8.10 ERA and a 2.06 WHIP in 23 1/3 innings of work. Source: Free-agent RHP Mitchell Boggs to #WhiteSox. Major-league deal. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) February 7, 2014 The White...
Via Tireball.com
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

White Sox To Sign Mitchell Boggs

The White Sox have agreed to terms with right-hander Mitchell Boggs on a Major League contract, reports Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports (on Twitter). Joel Sherman of the New York Post tweets that Boggs will earn $1.1MM. The former Cardinals setup man is represented by CSE. Boggs, who turns 30 next week, found himself in the closer's role in St. Louis last season after Jason Motte...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies Are Interested In Free Agent Reliever Mitchell Boggs

Time for some Philliedelphia trivia! Who has a lower career ERA: pitcher Mitchell Boggs, or third baseman Wade Boggs? Answer: Third baseman Wade Boggs The Phillies reportedly are interested in Mitchell Boggs, according to FoxSports.com's Ken Rosenthal: Sources: #Phillies among the six teams showing interest in Mitchell Boggs. — Ken...
Via Philliedelphia
December 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Indians one of several teams interested in Mitchell Boggs

According to ESPN’s Jayson Stark, the Cleveland Indians join the Philadelphia Phillies, Seattle Mariners and Chicago Cubs as the teams expressing interest in free agent right-hander Mitchell Boggs. Mitchell Boggs attracting interest from #Phillies, #Indians, #Mariners, #Cubs & #Mets. Had a 2.28 ERA & 6.9 H/9 IP in 2012. Intriguing guy — Jayson Stark (@jaysonst) December...
Via Waiting For Next Year
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Mets Rumors: New York interested in reliever Mitchell Boggs

Looking to take a chance on low-risk bullpen help, the New York Mets have expressed interest in free agent reliever Mitchell Boggs as reported by Joel Sherman of the New York Post.#Mets are interested in Mitchell Boggs. Was top set-up man for #stlcards in '12, plummeted last yr. NYM see as buy-low/upside possibility— Joel Sherman (@Joelsherman1) December 10, 2013The 28-year...
Via Sports Injury Alert
December 09, 2013  |  Discuss

All's quiet on the Cardinals trade front

The trade deadline has passed and the Cardinals didn't make any moves.  Not surprising, given the Cards current standing and the high asking price for the pieces the team was looking at. There was a little bit of a flurry just before the deadline as the Cardinals tried to acquire Dioner Navarro from the Cubs to provide the team with a little more catching depth with Yadier...
Via Cardinals Fan in Cubs Land
July 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Rockies place Betancourt on DL after appendectomy

The Colorado Rockies have placed right-hander Rafael Betancourt on the disabled list after the closer had his appendix removed Friday night. The team recalled righty Mitchell Boggs from Double-A Tulsa on Saturday to take Betancourt's place in the bullpen. Betancourt was feeling ill Friday afternoon and was sent to a medical center. He was then moved to a hospital where he underwent...
Via Fox Sports
July 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Do Cardinals really need to acquire another pitcher?

With less than two weeks to go before the trade deadline, rumors are flying around the Cardinals regarding their possible pursuit of Matt Garza or reliever Jesse Crain.  However, with the best record in the NL and a seemingly endless supply of young, power arms waiting in the minors, do the Cards really need to acquire another pitcher? Let's take a look at both side of the...
Via Cardinals Fan in Cubs Land
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Minus Wigginton & Boggs, Cardinals Clean Out Their Closet

Give John Mozeliak credit, he isn’t shy about admitting his mistakes. In two sweeping moves on Tuesday afternoon, he rearranged the Cardinal roster by removing two of the most debated presences in the Cardinal organization, in Ty Wigginton and Mitchell Boggs. And with the two moves, the Cardinals brought a resounding end to two of their biggest annoyances of the year. Not much...
Via i70baseball
July 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies Designate RHP Joseph Gardner For Assignment

The Colorado Rockies have designated right-handed starter Joseph Gardner for assignment. The move clears a path for Mitchell Boggs on the 40-man roster. Gardner has struggled mightily in 2013, posting an outlandish 7.01 earned run average at their Double-A Tulsa minor league affiliate. The post Colorado Rockies Designate RHP Joseph Gardner For Assignment appeared first on FFLockerRoom...
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July 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Cuddyer in demand. Will Rocks listen?

The Colorado Rockies on Tuesday acquired right-hander Mitchell Boggs from the St. Louis Cardinals. They're exploring other buy-low possibilities for their rotation and bullpen. And they could activate injured shortstop Troy Tulowitzki and center fielder Dexter Fowler on Thursday for an important four-game series at Dodger Stadium. Other clubs, however, are watching the Rockies...
Via Fox Sports
July 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Cardinals send Boggs to Rockies

The St. Louis Cardinals traded struggling reliever Mitchell Boggs to Colorado on Tuesday for the Rockies' international signing bonus slot No. 4. In other news, St. Louis released veteran infielder Ty Wigginton and selected the contract of catcher Rob Johnson from Triple-A Memphis. All-Star catcher Yadier Molina returned to the starting lineup against Houston after missing two...
Via AP on Fox
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Cardinals trade reliever Boggs to Rockies

The St. Louis Cardinals have traded struggling reliever Mitchell Boggs to Colorado for the Rockies' international signing bonus slot No. 4. Boggs was 0-3 with an 11.05 ERA in 18 games for the Cardinals this season. He was demoted to Triple-A Memphis, where he went 0-2 with a 5.70 ERA in 18 games. The 29-year-old right-hander went 13-15 with a 4.15 ERA in 232 games for St. Louis...
Via AP on Fox
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Cards ship Boggs to Colorado

ST. LOUIS -- Mitchell Boggs wont be pitching for the Cardinals again but he could return to the majors soon after being traded to the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday. Unable to agree with the Rockies on a player in return for Boggs, the Cardinals will receive 206,000 from the Rockies that can be used in signing international players. Specifically, the Rockies sent the Cardinals their...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Memphis P Mitchell Boggs: Change of scenery

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Via stlcardinals.scout.com
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Cardinals news: St. Louis trades Mitchell Boggs to Colorado

The St. Louis Cardinals were very busy, creating news twice on Tuesday afternoon. First they released bench player and veteran Ty Wigginton, eating the veterans two-year, five million contract. Then, they made news again by trading reliever Mitchell Boggs to the Colorado Rockies in exchange for international slot money. #cardinals trade Mitchell Boggs to Colorado for additional international...
Via STLSportsMinute
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Second-guessing pitching decisions part of the game

ST. LOUIS At least three times this season, Mike Matheny has made a late-inning pitching decision that has backfired on the Cardinals. At least three times, the second-guessers have had a field day questioning his moves. To review: On May 30, with a 2-1 lead, he brought in Mitchell Boggs to close out the Royals. Boggs gave up a game-tying homer to Jeff Francoeur on his second pitch...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
July 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Second-guessing pitching decisions part of the game

ST. LOUIS At least three times this season, Mike Matheny has made a late-inning pitching decision that has backfired on the Cardinals. At least three times, the second-guessers have had a field day questioning his moves. To review: On May 30, with a 2-1 lead, he brought in Mitchell Boggs to close out the Royals. Boggs gave up a game-tying homer to Jeff Francoeur on his second pitch...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
July 06, 2013  |  Discuss
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